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Hamas agrees to 12-hour pause in Gaza fighting: spokesman

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Hamas has agreed to a 12-hour humanitarian truce to pause Gaza hostilities starting at 8 am Israeli time (0500 GMT) on Saturday, a spokesman for the Islamist group told Reuters. Spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said Hamas, together with all militant groups in Gaza, had agreed to...(more) 



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Breathe deeply, it is safe to go on a plane, travellers told

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After three major air disasters in one week, with planes coming down in Ukraine, Taiwan and then Mali without a single survivor, passengers can be forgiven for feeling a little pang of panic boarding their flights. Waiting to check in at Paris's Charles De Gaulle airport...(more) 




Cruel Bronx man kills cat by setting fire to defenseless animal: cops

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Ernesto Bailey, 31, was hit with aggravated cruelty to animals and other charges for the sickening act Friday morning, cops said.  




‘Up the Down Staircase’ author, Bel Kaufman, dead at 103

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Bel Kaufman, a former New York City schoolteacher who shot to fame with her bestselling book, "Up the Down Staircase," died Friday at her home in Manhattan.  



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As Russian arms flow to Ukraine, more U.S. sanctions expected

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By Lesley Wroughton and Warren Strobel WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Evidence that Russia is moving more weapons into Ukraine to arm rebels is likely to trigger more U.S. sanctions against Moscow once the European Union likely agrees its own sanctions next week, senior U.S. officials said on...(more) 



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Be a patriot, eat less beef

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As Josh Harkinson noted this week, cows are the United States’ single biggest source of methane – a potent gas that has 105 times the heat-trapping ability of carbon dioxide. That’s one major reason why beef’s greenhouse gas footprint is far higher than that of...(more) 



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Chicken factories inspected by FSA as Tesco reveals surprise spot check

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Sources reveal measures being taken to clean up production, but company denies allegations of food safety failings Continue reading... 



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MH17: Australia and Netherlands join renewed push to secure crash site

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Australian police sent to London anticipating access to crash site, while locals are allegedly looting items from wreckage Continue reading... 



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Air Algérie crash claims 10 members of same family among 118 victims

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Human cost of tragedy emerges as details of those who died when flight AH5017 crashed in the Malian desert are released Continue reading... 



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Israeli cabinet rejects US proposal for 'humanitarian pause' in Gaza fighting

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Binyamin Netanyahu's ministers turn down ceasefire plan on day when Gaza's death toll passes 820Gaza unrest latest updates Continue reading... 



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Gaza crisis: Kerry says ceasefire deal remains out of reach - live updates

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US secretary of state says differences in 'terminology' remainDiplomatic meetings to resume at weekend in ParisReports of a planned 12-hour 'pause' in Israeli strikes SaturdayIsraeli defense minister says ground operation may 'significantly broaden' soonAt least five Palestinians killed as thousands march in West BankHezbollah leader vows...(more) 



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At Gaza's Shifa hospital, patients and medics struggle with war

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As Ahmed Bulbul's body is brought into the emergency room at Gaza's Shifa hospital, a father standing nearby clamps his hand over his little boy's eyes. Bulbul's leg has been ripped open by shrapnel, and the exposed flesh wobbles as he is taken into the chaotic...(more) 



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